Holly Carmichael is a creative arts artist living and working in Antioch, TN, Holly's artworks are inspired by life, religion, philosophy, nature, whimsy, fantasy, creativity, science, science fiction, evolution, humans and animals, astronomy and the cosmos. Dramatic skies, amazing weather events, geological treasures, and fantastic landscapes highlight much of her expressionist work. Being a nature lover, she engages the eye utilizing things natural to produce things that are sometimes other worldly, abstract or semi-abstract. Much of her work encompasses symbolism or meanings and values found in an array of sources while love is a common recurring theme. All of God's creations of Beings and things in the Universe of Universes is an amazing, infinite, inspiration influencing her work in one way or another. She uses both expression and impression as well as gestural and sometimes abstract styles and methods. In some pieces she leaves something to the imagination of the viewer, or she puts in something hidden to find. Her artwork is unique, bright, colorful, uplifting and beautifulHolly Carmichael ha artwork which has been featured in several groups on Fine Art America and also in Art.com's Original Art and Photography group as well as one painting in an ad in The Artists Magazine for Art.com. She is a member of several artists groups on Facebook which likewise have sometimes featured her paintings in their groups and on their headers as well. Holly's art continues to grow in popularity and we hope you enjoy her portfolio.
Holly Carmichael has had paintings featured on the home pages of the following Fine Art America art groups, and the list is growing every week:
Dreamland, Survivor Art, Women Painters, Life is What Happens, WHAT?!, T100 Appreciating Quality Works, Abstract Moods, Loving Van Gogh, Abc Group, Flower Mania, Heavenly Landscapes, Playful Imagination, Abstract Art Group, Amazing Colors of Nature, The Gallery Wall, ART - It's Good for You, Art is Art, Images That Excite You, Out of the Ordinary, Arts Fantastic World, Ideart euFOURia, All Aspects of Abstract Work, Painting the Old Way in Oil Acrylic and Watercolor Paintings, I Wish I Was There, Created By My Hands, Artists for Nature, Tranquility, How Bold Thou Art, Everything Fall, Glimpses of Autumn, Amazing Abstract Art, Painting Seasons, Show Off, Semi-Abstract, The Artistic Forager, Drawings and Paintings, Mountains in Paint, Contemporary, Contemporary Florals.
Holly was honored to have been a nominee for Toast of Music City's Reader's Choice Awards 2016 and 2015 (TOMC) in Nashville, TN for Best Local Artist (Visual). She was voted third place as Best Local Artist (Visual) in TOMC 2013 and 2014. She won Best Acrylic Painter at the Artlightenment Art Festival in 2011 and Best of Show at the Artlightenment Art Festival in 2012 also in Nashville, TN.
All work in this gallery is the original work of Holly Jan Heisley Carmichael. It is copyrighted to Holly Jan Heisley Carmichael and, as such, is protected by US and International Copyright laws. All rights reserved. Reproduction and/or retransmission of all or any part of this gallery are prohibited under copyright law this includes via Twitter, Facebook and any or all other social networking sites/domains, or unauthorized internet venues. Users desiring to reproduce or retransmit all or any part of this gallery must first secure in WRITING the appropriate copyright and other authorization or permission from Holly Jan Heisley Carmichael. This work is not in the Public Domain.